Surgical Scrub Theatre Nurses and Anaesthetic RNs/OPD Practitioners - London

St George’s University Hospitals
London (Greater)
£26,554 - £34,495/Year
04 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Main area
Anaesthetics, Theatres and SSDGrade
Band 5Contract
Full Time 37.5 hours per weekJob ref

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St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is the regional specialist care provider for south west London, Surrey and beyond. The trust provides a high quality, comprehensive range of health services from leading edge tertiary and trauma care to community services.
With national and regional referrals added to our local 3.5m catchment, we serve a population of around 5m.
Co-located with St George’s, University of London and with both organisations now in a formal strategic alliance with King’s Health Partners, the trust delivers with its partners high quality research and education both of which contribute to the healthcare provision of tomorrow.
Acute and tertiary health services are delivered from over 1,000 beds across two sites, by around 8,000 staff.
St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is a major acute hospital that offers very specialist care for complex injuries and illnesses, including trauma, neurology, cardiac care, renal transplantation, cancer care and stroke. It has a helipad which opened in spring 2014 and the work of its emergency department can currently be seen on Channel 4’s ‘24 Hours in A&E’ programme. The hospital also provides all the usual care you would expect from a local NHS district general hospital.
We also provide services at Queen Mary’s Hospital in Roehampton. These include outpatient rapid diagnostic and treatment facilities, a minor injuries unit, limb fitting services and 70 elderly, intermediate care and rehabilitation beds.
As well as hospital services, we provide a wide variety of specialist, maternity and community services to children, adults, older people and people with learning disabilities. These services are provided from St John’s Therapy Centre, 11 health centres and clinics, schools, nursing homes and people’s own homes. The trust also manages the healthcare service at HMP Wandsworth.

Band 5 Surgical Scrub Theatre Nurses and Anaesthetic RNs / OPD Practitioners

Due to an increase in planned sessions we are recruiting to additional posts in In patient and Day Surgery Theatres in the Trust and we are recruiting experienced staff as well as those who are keen to learn.

The Trust has 30 operating theatres altogether across 5 locations on site including our day unit which has 5 theatres. Our staff work as a team, committed to keeping our focus on giving excellent care to our patients. In order to do this we offer opportunities for continuing professional development of our staff. Our aim is to build up a multiskilled workforce.

About our roles:
•You will be a Registered Nurse or Operating Department Practitioner
•Ideally you will have good basic surgical scrub skills or be very motivated and keen to learn theatre skills
•You will receive a comprehensive Trust induction and local orientation programme.
•You will be supported by our experienced staff
In order to apply:
•You will need to be an RN1 or Registered ODP
•Excellent communication skills and enjoy working in a small, busy and dedicated teams.

We will support your development every step of the way and make sure that you are armed with the skills you need to meet every challenges you will face by providing you with the highest standards of training on the job, via the Kingston University Faculty and our training department.

We expect all our staff to share the values that are important to the trust – being excellent, kind, responsible and respectful – and behave in a way that reflects these. More information on the vision and values of St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is attached below. Please note that this vacancy may close before the advertised closing date if sufficient applicants are received. Please check your email regularly as all candidates shortlisted for interview will be contacted and informed by email or via NHS Jobs.If you are appointed to the post, as part of your pre-employment check we will be required to verify your identity. The document/s you present for this purpose will be checked for their authenticity by scanning all known security features. These features will include:- The machine readable zone - An ultra violet image - An infra red imageAs part of you pre-employment checks, we will also be required to obtain satisfactory, written references. Please ensure that the referee details which you provide on your application form are correct. We require at least one written reference from your current or most recent line manager. We are only able to accept references from a professional work email address.